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BOONE - Mo Gore, who played at Watauga High School and Appalachian State University has been named an assistant coach with the High Country Grizzlies of the National Arena League.

WHS WRESTLING....The 2017 Northwestern Athletic Conference wrestling tournament will be held on Saturday, January 28 at Patton High School.  The tournament site was moved from Watauga High School to Patton High because of the threat  of inclement weather in Boone.  Weigh-ins will begin at 9am at Patton,  with the tournament set to start at 10am.  Admission is $7.00.

WFMY-TV in Greensboro, N.C. is reporting that former North Carolina State University basketball player Charles Shackleford has been found dead. Kinston, N.C. Police have confirmed that report.

The Watauga High girl's basketball team has taken Freedom's best shot this season. Ariyana Williams burned WHS in their first meeting back in early Januay. Friday night, teammate, Amaryah Corpening got involved by pouring in a game-high 20 points as the Patriots won their 27th straight game in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference. Click on the link below to hear more about Friday night's game....

MORGANTON, NC - The Watauga High girl's can make a huge statement tonight against Freedom in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference....